Bergstrom on risks for the Swedish economy

In a speech on 'Risk of "golden parenthesis" for the Swedish economy' given on 3 June, Villy Bergstrom of the Sveriges Riksbank said if the foundations are not laid for boosting employment and long-term capital formation the currently favourable period for the Swedish economy risks becoming a 'golden parenthesis' between the stagnation of the 1970s and 1980s and the future problems of an ageing population and strained government finances.

"In the years ahead there are also dark clouds on the

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